Photos by Mike Lovett
Interim President Lisa M. Lynch delivers her opening remarks.
A healthy dose of laughter on a very festive morning.
Frank Brandeis Gilbert (right) makes his way to Commencement alongside Dan Terris.
The Class of 2016 carries their flag.
An electrifying performance of the Star-Spangled Banner by Student Union President Nyah Macklin '16.
The Class of 2016 processes down the red carpet.
An honorary degree is conferred upon Frank Brandeis Gilbert, grandson of the university's namesake.
An honorary degree is conferred upon Mildred Dresselhaus, the "queen of carbon science."
A hug, as newly-minted alumni!
An honorary degree is conferred upon Agnieszka Holland, a Golden Globe-winning director.
A lot of happiness, all at once.
Oral historian Julienna Richardson '76 awaits to be conferred an honorary degree
Celebrating good times, in style, at Brandeis Commencement.
n honorary degree is conferred upon Jack Whitten, an acclaimed abstract artist and political activist.
Celebrating good times.
Julieanna Richardson '76 offers wise advice to the graduates.
A jubilant hello on Commencement morning!
Three friends, enjoying graduation together.
Joel Burt-Miller '16 delivers the student address.
Ahmad Naveed Noormal, MA'16 delivers the graduate student address.
A live performance of the The Brandeis Alma Mater.
A bustling conclusion to an exciting day.